Dear Salvation Army, Where Are We Going?

“The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.” -Michelangelo … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, Where Are We Going?

Perspectives: Featuring Lieutenant Blake Fewell

“Officer’s Covenant: ‘Called By God…’”   The Officer’s Covenant begins with one statement that carries through the rest of the Covenant: “Called by God…”.  This is the foundation from which … Continue reading Perspectives: Featuring Lieutenant Blake Fewell

Dear Salvation Army, Answering The Call

“Here is the principle – adapt your measures to the necessity of the people to whom you minister. You are to take the Gospel to them in such modes and … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, Answering The Call

Dear Salvation Army, Convenience or War?

“We are not sent to minister to a congregation and be content if we keep things going. We are sent to make war…and to stop short of nothing but the … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, Convenience or War?

Dear Salvationists, The Mercy Seat

“The hope of the Army is in the penitent form.  As soon as that goes out of use, we go out” (General Albert Orsborn) We call it the Mercy Seat, … Continue reading Dear Salvationists, The Mercy Seat

Dear Salvation Army, Why I Don’t Agree With “Saved to Save”

Today we ponder The Salvation Army’s quote of “Saved to Save” and why I don’t necessarily agree with it. Clarification: I am not discounting the fact that God can save … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, Why I Don’t Agree With “Saved to Save”